Why demand response will shape the future of energy
January 29, 2015, 10:24 a.m. by Sami Grover
Matching supply to demand is crucial when it comes to energy — and this concept can help us do it.
Spider-Man and Earth Hour team up to turn out the lights
February 13, 2014, 4:38 p.m. by Michael d'Estries
Annual event, which encourages people around the world to power down for one hour, teams up with the cast and crew of 'The Amazing Spider-Man 2'
Solar industry is evolving — and experiencing growing pains
May 8, 2013, 4:14 p.m. by John Platt
A well-known Chinese solar power company has filed for bankruptcy, but this may actually be a sign of health for the industry.
Fracking is draining water resources, especially in the West
May 7, 2013, 4:41 p.m. by John Platt
New reports say hydrofracking threatens groundwater resources.
Taxi! New York explores plug-in cabs
April 22, 2013, 5:24 p.m. by Jim Motavalli
Mayor Bloomberg wants an all-green fleet — like San Francisco — but that effort has been stymied by a lawsuit. So the 6 Nissan Leaf taxis introduced on Earth Day are a pilot program, but that might lead to greater things ahead.
InsideClimate News wins Pulitzer Prize for oil spill reporting
April 16, 2013, 10:46 a.m. by John Platt
Reporters for the online, nonprofit news site spent seven months reporting on tar-sands oil spill in Michigan.
Crude oil prices have dropped, so why is gasoline still so expensive?
February 25, 2013, 2:51 p.m. by Jim Motavalli
Consumers are paying an average of $3.78 per gallon, which is some kind of record for this time of year. If there's plenty of product on the market, and oil futures can go into a big sell-off, gas prices should be falling. Here's some likely reasons they aren't.